Padaungiella-wailesi Deflandre
P. wailesi - From Deflandre, 1936

 

 

Padaungiella wailesi (Deflandre, 1936)

 

Diagnosis: Body of shell broad, ellipsoid, prolonged into a tubular neck. Large elliptic or polygonal rounded plates, sometimes intermixed with small polygonal scales.

 

Dimensions: length 75-100 µm, my measurements 103 µm.

 

Ecology: in mosses and Sphagnum.